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Anthropocentric

The Ocean

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
November 9th, 2010
Catalog ID:
14930-0
Version desc.:
Digisleeve
Label:
Metal Blade Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
4 reviews (avg. 83%)
1. Anthropocentric 09:24   Show lyrics
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2. The Grand Inquisitor I: Karamazov Baseness 05:02   Show lyrics
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3. She Was the Universe 05:39   Show lyrics
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4. For He That Wavereth... 02:06   Show lyrics
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5. The Grand Inquisitor II: Roots & Locusts 06:33   Show lyrics
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6. The Grand Inquisitor III: A Tiny Grain of Faith 01:55   Show lyrics
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7. Sewers of the Soul 03:44   Show lyrics
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8. Wille zum Untergang 06:02   Show lyrics
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9. Heaven TV 05:03   Show lyrics
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10. The Almightiness Contradiction 04:34   Show lyrics
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Band members
Robin Staps Guitars, Synthesizer
Jonathan Nido Guitars
Luc Hess Drums
Louis Jucker Bass
Loïc Rossetti Vocals
Guest/Session
Sheila Aguinaldo Vocals (female) - - Track 6
Mitch Hertz Guitars (lead) - Track 7
Dalai Theofilopoulou Cello - Track 10
Estelle Beiner Violin - Track 10
Céline Portat Viola - Track 10
Esther Monnat Cello - Track 10
Miscellaneous staff
Svante Forsbäck Mastering
R. Staps Producer
Julien Fehlmann Engineering, Mixing
Martin Kvamme Artwork
Robin Staps Guitars, Synthesizer
Jonathan Nido Guitars
Luc Hess Drums
Louis Jucker Bass
Loïc Rossetti Vocals
Sheila Aguinaldo Vocals (female) - - Track 6
Mitch Hertz Guitars (lead) - Track 7
Dalai Theofilopoulou Cello - Track 10
Estelle Beiner Violin - Track 10
Céline Portat Viola - Track 10
Esther Monnat Cello - Track 10
Svante Forsbäck Mastering
R. Staps Producer
Julien Fehlmann Engineering, Mixing
Martin Kvamme Artwork
Read Anthropocentric 77% KonradKantor April 28th, 2012
Read A starting album to The... 85% Mastomodon February 2nd, 2012
Read The Ocean - Anthropocentric 90% ConorFynes January 19th, 2011
Read Anthropocentric 80% SoundsOfADeadman November 13th, 2010

Track 3 contains excerpts off Lord Byron's "Darkness". Tracks 4 and 7 contain quotes of Friedrich Nietzsche. The lyrics of the album were inspired by and contain quotes from Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "The Brothers Karamazov".

Limited Edition/Vinyl Bonus Tracks
11. The Grand Inquisitor IV: Exclusion From Redemption

Recording information:

Drums, guitars and bass were recorded at Studio Mécanique (La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland). Strings were recorded at ABC Théatre (La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland). Additional cello (Dalai Theofilopoulou's part) was recorded at Hidden Planet Studios (Berlin, Germany). Vocals were recorded at Oceanland Studios (Spain). All recordings were held between July 2009 and July 2010.

Mixed at Studio Mécanique. Mastered at Chartmakers (Helsinki, Finland).

Identifiers:

Barcode: 039841493009

Added by: CabbageHands Modified by: Kristen Jensen
Added on: 2010-10-05 17:31:14 Last modified on: 2014-10-12 03:00:15
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